• Feed management a hot topic at UK Dairy Day

    Visitors to this year’s UK Dairy Day will have the opportunity to find out how careful feed management can help increase control of business performance.As part of the event’s technical seminar line-up, Ian Leach, supply chain programme director at Alltech, will present on-farm strategies to improve the level of feed efficiency, focusing on increasing digestibility and reducing contamination and w… ...more

  • Wynnstay talks new approach to protein at UK Dairy Day 2018

    A pioneering new nutritional approach to protein formulation within dairy diets will be presented by Wynnstay at this year’s UK Dairy Day, being held on 12 September at the International Centre in Telford, Shropshire.As part of the technical seminar line up, Iwan Vaughan, head of dairy technical services at Wynnstay, will discuss the Wynnstay AminoMatch nutrition approach.“AminoMatch offers an alt… ...more

  • NEW Nettex Colostrum Gold: Colostrum the way nature intended.

    Nettex Colostrum Gold is a new colostrum supplement made from 100% natural colostrum sourced exclusively from high health status UK herds, ensuring your calves are able to thrive from day one no matter the challenges they face.Maternal colostrum is more than just the “first milk” – it’s a complex biological liquid formed in the udder before calving providing the calf with essential nutrition which… ...more

  • DeLaval Launches New Rotary E100 in UK & Ireland

    Carlow, Ireland , Friday, 17th August – The DeLaval Rotary E100 has been launched in the UK and Ireland. The new DeLaval E100 rotary is focused around the four customer challenges: Animal welfare, milk quality, farm profitability and work efficiency.As a market leader in rotary systems, DeLaval has gained years of experience to design the next generation of rotary parlours. Understanding modern da… ...more

  • Less than one month to go to UK Dairy Day 2018!

    Less than one month to go until UK Dairy Day 2018 – the UK’s must-attend day of dairy discovery. Join the dairy buzz on Wednesday 12th September at the International Centre, Telford for the 5th annual dairy trade event. View online the businesses attending, cattle show classes, practical demonstrations and seminars.Open from 8am to 5.30pm the event brings together all facets of the dairy industry;… ...more

  • New vaccine launched to help in the fight against calf pneumonia

    2018 marks the final phase of a five-year AMR strategy (antimicrobial resistance) project which the farming industry, vets and policy makers have been part of with the aim of looking at how to best meet agreed AMR commitments. A fantastic start was made with a 27% reduction in antibiotic use in farm animals recorded in the two years to October 2017. Following this, RUMA (Responsible Use of Medicin… ...more

  • Advice from Volac at UK Dairy Day to help silage situation

    “Make every percent count.” That will be the message from leading forage preservation and animal nutrition company, Volac, at this year’s UK Dairy Day (stand H153 and C8, The International Centre, Telford, Shropshire, Wednesday 12 September).The company’s Ecosyl silage experts will be offering timely advice for safeguarding as much silage as possible against losses after the summer drought – wheth… ...more

  • Coloured Breed Judges Announced for UK Dairy Day

    The Cattle Show at UK Dairy Day, praised as a major attraction in the dairy showing calendar, is completing its line-up of show judges and is pleased to announce the latest additions to the exceptional panel. James Lambe (Dairy Shorthorn Judge), James Warren (Guernsey Judge) and Anna Stable (Jersey Judge) will face the tough challenge in the show ring this September as they take centre stage as co… ...more

  • Judge Announced for National Ayrshire Show at UK Dairy Day

    UK Dairy Day is thrilled to welcome back the National Ayrshire Show for the second year running. The show will form part of UK Dairy Day’s larger cattle show which features the National Holstein Show, National Brown Swiss Show as well as showing classes for Dairy Shorthorn, Guernsey and Jersey.This year the Ayrshire Cattle Society of Great Britain and Ireland are delighted to announce the judge… ...more

  • National Brown Swiss Show Heads to Shropshire for UK Dairy Day

    UK Dairy Day is strengthening its Cattle Show yet again by officially welcoming the National Brown Swiss Show, which, for the first time, will host its national show at the UK’s leading dairy trade event at the International Centre in Telford on Wednesday 12th September.The National Brown Swiss Show joins The Holstein Show and The Ayrshire Show, both of which host their celebrated national events… ...more